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The Xinotech Metalanguage-Based Object Abstraction Environment for FORTRAN to…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Air Force
Award ID:
28924
Program Year/Program:
1996 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
28924
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Xinotech Research, Inc.
1313 Fifth Street Se Suite 213 Minneapolis, MN 55414
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: Yes
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1996
Title: The Xinotech Metalanguage-Based Object Abstraction Environment for FORTRAN to Ada 9X Translation
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $680,424.00
 

Abstract:

Xinotech has researched and developed a metalanguage-based, multi-lingual, interactive programming and transformation environment, commercially available for Ada, CMS-2, Modula-2 and COBOL, for CMS-2 to Ada translation, and for Ada restructuring and modernization. The language-independent architecture is supported by XML, the Xinotech Meta-Language, and XPAL, the Xinotech Pattern Abstraction Meta-Language, which is an XML component. Xinotech proposes to use its metalanguage infrastructure, more specifically XPAL transformations, to instantiate its visual environment for the fully automatic and semi-automatic translation from various FORTRAN dialects to Ada 9X. THis translation environment will also support parallel FORTRAN dialects and parallelization of resulting Ada 9X sources to meet specific architectures. Xinotech's existing Ada 9X Philosophy Transformation Library will be embedded into the translator to enhance its abstraction capabilities into the higher level Ada 9X models. The existing Xinotech Object Prospector will be instantiated to support the selection of FORTRAN candidate objects for object-orientation under Ada 9X.

Principal Investigator:

Romel Rivera
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Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Xinotech Research, Inc.
1313 Fifth Street Se Suite 213 Minneapolis, MN 55414

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No